New Mexico Traffic Fatality Analysis Report 2001

New Mexico Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Fatalities for January --December, 2001

Month

Total
Alcohol
Involved
No
Alcohol
Alcohol
Unknown
Motor
Vehicle
Motor-
cycle

ATV
Pedest-
rian
Pedal-
cyclist
January 33 13 20 0 26 0 0 7 0
February 27 13 14 0 17 2 0 8 0
March 41 18 23 0 33 3 0 5 0
April 26 7 19 0 17 4 0 5 0
May 42 15 25 2 32 6 0 4 0
June 43 20 21 2 34 3 0 5 1
July 53 31 22 0 41 3 0 7 2
August 48 18 26 4 35 3 0 9 1
September 33 16 17 0 24 4 0 4 1
October 38 19 17 2 27 4 1 6 0
November 42 14 27 1 35 1 0 6 0
December 38 16 20 2 31 0 0 6 1
Fatalities for 2001 464 200 251 13 352 33 1 72 6
Helmet and Seat Belt Usage
Percentage of Alcohol Involvement Yes No Unknown Total
Alcohol Involved 43.10% Helmet
MC/ATV
9 22 3 34
Non-Alcohol Involved 54.09% Seat
Belt
132 194 26 352
Location Residence Child (0-12) Fatalities
Urban 115 New Mexico 331 0,1 3 (1 ysb, 2 nsb)
Rural 345 Elsewhere 108 2 1 (nsb)
Total 460 Total 439 3 0
4 0
Senior (70+) Fatalities Teen (13-19) Fatalities 5 0
MV 36 13 2 6 5 (1 ysb, 4 nsb)
MC 1 14 5 7 4 (1 ysb, 2 nsb, 1 ?sb)
ATV 0 15 2 8 1 (nsb)
PED 8 16 6 9 2 (2 nsb)
PC 0 17 10 10 0
Total 45 18 6 11 2 (1 pd, 1 ysb)
19 11 12 3 (1 pc, 1 mc, 1 ysb)
Total 42 ( 9.05%) Total 21 ( 4.53%)